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Physician / Doctor, Ophthalmologist Salary

A Physician / Doctor, Ophthalmologist earns an average salary of $194,178 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$97,411 - $340,793
(Median)
$97K
$190K
$340K
MEDIAN: $194,178
10%
50%
90%

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$8.61 - $192.33
(Median)
$8
$23
$190
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Salary
$97,411 - $340,793  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $50,449  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$59,165 - $354,295  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$8.61 - $192.33  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$0.00 - $50,449  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$59,165 - $354,295  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Ophthalmologist

  • Diagnose and medically treat any eye disorders and diseases.
  • Prescribe eye care and surgeries as needed.
  • Administer routine eye exams.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Ophthalmologist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

United States (change)

Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, Ophthalmologist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$196,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 19%
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